I found some coarse red linen fabric on sale at Walmart for $1.50/yd and have used most of it for a Christmas project. I had these little squares leftover and some down time at work. That, paired with some white thread and an etsy.com search of "snowflakes" for inspiration led me to these:
Coasters, maybe? Ornaments? Still not sure. I'm feeling the ornaments thing, but I like them as a set. They measure about 4.5" x 4.5" ... too big for ornaments? Hmmm.
Hand stitching is actually more fun than I thought it would be.